Discover The Fun!

 

All activities are subject to change. For links to facilities, programs, classes and activities in the current Beyond the Neon guide, go online to www.lasvegasparksandrec.com or for more information call 702-229-PLAY. Most activities require advance registration. Register today to build your healthy lifestyle!

 

 

 

Ward 2 Walkers

 

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7 a.m.

 

Free and open to the public.

 

Hualapai Canyon Trailhead, 10018 Alta Drive (access just north of Alta Drive on Hualapai Way).

 

Join Councilman Beers for exercise and conversation! For more information, call 702-229-2144.

 

 

 

Pickleball (ages 16+)

 

Monday-Friday, 8 to 10 a.m.

 

Cost: $3 day/$15 per month.

 

Veterans Memorial Leisure Services Center, 101 N. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1100.

 

Bring your racket and join in the fun of playing pickleball!

 

Spring Celebration & Foster Connection (all ages)

 

Saturday, April 1, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 

Free and open to the public.

 

Floyd Lamb Park at Tule Springs, 9200 Tule Springs Road.

 

Join this free community celebration and check out the information fair featuring information and presentations for prospective foster parents and adoptive parents. Enjoy free activities, including amusement rides, petting zoo, jump houses, entertainment, games, horseback rides and free park entry. Refreshments and farmers market items will be available for purchase. Call 702-229-6154 for more details. See the poster. You can support children in foster care by bringing these items with you to donate:  new and gently used T-shirts, shoes, pajamas and jeans (in all sizes from toddler to young adult); and new personal hygiene items.

 

 

 

Get Fit Pre Corporate Challenge Sand Volleyball Tournament (ages 18+)

 

Saturday, April 1, 10 a.m. Registration open March 13-20.

 

Cost: $100 per team.

 

Centennial Hills Park, 7101 N. Buffalo Drive.

 

One-day, single-elimination tournament. Valuable practice for Corporate Challenge! Register at www.lasvegasparksandrec.com/. For more information, call 702-229-1642 or email municipalsportsunit@lasvegasnevada.gov.


Community Resources and Housing Fair (ages 18+)

 

Saturday, April 1, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Free and open to the public ages 18 and older.

 

East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-1515.

 

Come to the community center ballroom for housing assistance for renters and homeowners and information on assistance with food, utilities and other basic needs. Visit the information tables where program operators will provide details on available programs, services and resources. Presented by the city of Las Vegas and the Financial Guidance Center. For more information, call Michele Johnson at 702-364-0344.

 

 

 

Summer Youth Basketball League Registration (ages 5-12)

 

Registration open April 3-29; league play starts June 10.

 

Cost: $85 individual registration; $110 late registration April 30-May 13.

 

Veterans Memorial Leisure Services Center, 101 N. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1100.

 

Call 702-229-1100 for more information.

 

 

 

Free Documentary Film Screening "No Greater Odds"
Tuesday, April 4, 5 p.m.
Free and open to community teens and their parents.
Las Vegas City Hall, 495 S. Main St., second floor.
The screening is a part of activities for the Batteries Included Teen Council program run by the city.

A grassroots effort on the part of administrators, instructors and students at the College of Southern Nevada (CSN) produced the documentary. The film follows the inspirational stories of five community college students (Barbara, Carlos, Jaklin, Monique and Tyrone), each struggling with complicated family issues, financial difficulties and other personal obstacles as they seek to better their lives and futures through higher education. The film was entirely funded by the college. All of the crew, from director to editor, were either current or former CSN students.

There will be food served in the Now Café on the second floor of City Hall from 3:45 to 4:45 p.m. with the movie beginning at 5 p.m. in Council Chambers. No refreshments are allowed in Council Chambers. Parents and teens are welcome to attend and can R.S.V.P. to 702-229-4075. For those unable to attend, the documentary may be seen on KCLV-TV 2; go to www.kclv.tv for the broadcast schedule.

 

 

 

Movie in the Park (all ages)

 

Wednesday, April 5, 7 p.m.

 

Free and open to the public.

 

Stupak Community Center, 251 W. Boston Ave., 702-229-2488.
Bring the family to enjoy the PG-rated animated movie, "Trolls," along with free popcorn and lemonade while supplies last. Call 702-229-2488 for more information.

 

 

 

Ward 5 Coffee with the Councilman
Thursday, April 6, 9 to 10 a.m.

 

Starbucks, 1925 N. Martin L. King Blvd.

 

Join Ward 5 Councilman Ricki Y. Barlow and staff for coffee and conversation on how to improve Ward 5 and the city of Las Vegas. For more information, call 702-229-5443.


Ward 2 Coffee with the Councilman
Friday, April 7, 7:30 to 9 a.m.
Avery's Coffee in Village Square, 9440 W. Sahara Ave.
Start the morning with the Councilman and take advantage of this opportunity to talk about Ward 2, the city of Las Vegas or anything else of interest to the community. For more information, call 702-229-2144 or 702-229-2420.

 

 

 

Ward 6 Shredding Event
Saturday, April 8, 10 a.m. to noon.
Free and open to the public.
Centennial Hills Community Center/YMCA east parking lot, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive.
Bring up to five boxes of personal papers that need shredding! For more details, call 702-229-6154.

 

 

 

Get Fit Pre Corporate Challenge Kickball Tournament (ages 18+)

 

Saturday, April 8, 10 a.m. Registration open March 13-27.

 

Cost: $100 per team, plus umpire fees of $12 per game.

 

Lorenzi Park, 3333 W. Washington Ave.

 

One-day, single-elimination tournament. Valuable practice for Corporate Challenge! Register at www.lasvegasparksandrec.com/. For more information, call 702-229-1642 or email municipalsportsunit@lasvegasnevada.gov.

 

 

 

Safekey Spring Break S.T.E.A.M. Camp (grades K-5)

 

Monday-Friday, April 10-14, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

 

Cost: $150 per child.

 

Lied Middle School, 5350 W. Tropical Parkway.

 

Children will learn through play focused on science, technology, engineering, art and design, and mathematics (STEAM) concepts. Participants must bring their own lunch and snacks. Advance registration required; no refunds, transfers or credits. Register online with code 142201-01 (click on Camps), or call the Safekey office at 702-229-3399.

 

 

 

Junior Lifeguard Spring Break Camp (ages 11-14)
Monday-Friday, April 10-14, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Cost: $150/week. Register now with code 142403-02.
Pavilion Center Pool, 101 S. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1488.
Youth will enjoy a fun-filled water camp that includes water safety activities, games, crafts, water polo, log rolling, springboard diving, swim lessons and junior lifeguard certification. Close supervision. Open to the first 15 registrants. Participants bring a sack lunch, swimsuit, towel and change of clothes daily. Call 702-229-1488 for more details. Advance registration required.

 

 

 

Spring Break Splash Camp (ages 6-11)

 

Monday-Friday, April 10-14, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

 

Cost: $150 per person.

 

Municipal Pool, 431 E. Bonanza Road, 702-229-6309.

 

Youth will enjoy this aquatics day camp with activities that include kayaking, water safety, water polo, diving, field trips, arts and crafts, games and daily swim lessons. Children must bring a sack lunch and beverage, swimsuit, towel, snack and change of clothes daily. Register in person or online with code 142403-01. Enrollment is limited.


Spring Break Day Camp (ages 6-16)
Monday-Friday, April 10-14, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

 

Cost: $75 per person, includes breakfast and lunch. Advance registration required.

 

Stupak Community Center, 300 W. Boston Ave., 702-229-2488.

 

Youth will enjoy games, sports, arts and crafts, and a field trip Call 702-229-2488 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Mirabelli Spring Break Variety Camp (ages 5-11)

 

Monday-Friday, April 10-14, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Cost: $125 per child.  Camp registration No. 142140-02 online; click on Camps.

 

Mirabelli Community Center, 6200 Hargrove Ave., 702-229-6359.

 

Registration is open until full for this day camp that includes gymnastics, playground games, sports skills (basketball, football, soccer), cooking and plenty of fun. Advance registration required. Call 702-229-6359 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Cimarron Rose Spring Break Day Camp (ages 5-11)

 

Monday-Friday, April 10-14, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

 

Cost: $100 per child.

 

Cimarron Rose Community Center, 5591 N. Cimarron Road, 702-229-1607.

 

Children will enjoy swimming, a field trip, arts and crafts, scavenger hunt, sports and games. Each child will need to bring food and beverages daily. Call 702-229-1607 for registration and information.  Enrollment is limited to 50.

 

 

 

Camp Malibu (ages 10-21 with developmental disabilities)

 

Monday-Friday, April 10-14.

 

Cost: $400 per person, includes transportation.

 

Camp Malibu at Calabasas, California.

 

This five-day residential camp for youth with developmental disabilities provides an array of recreational activities. Activities include sports, arts and crafts, hiking, and daily trips to Zuma Beach. Call Andrea at 702-229-4903 for more information and to be placed on the mailing list.

 

 

 

Ward 2 Conversation with the Councilman (ages 21+)

 

Tuesday, April 11, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

 

Angel Park Clubhouse Patio, 100 S. Rampart Blvd.

 

Join Ward 2 Councilman Bob Beers for an adult beverage and conversation about your concerns for Ward 2 and the city of Las Vegas.

 

 

 

Movie in the Park
Wednesday, April 12, 7 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
Stupak Community Center, 251 W. Boston Ave., 702-229-2488.
Bring the family to enjoy the PG-rated movie "Dr. Strange," along with free popcorn and lemonade while supplies last. Call 702-229-2488 for more information.


Ward 6 Movie in the Park (all ages)

 

Friday, April 14, at dusk.

 

Free and open to the public.

 

Centennial Hills Park, 7101 N. Buffalo Drive at Deer Springs Way

 

Bring the family to enjoy the PG-rated animated feature “The Secret Life of Pets” in the park amphitheatre. Bring blankets or low chairs to be more comfortable. Food trucks will sell refreshments, or bring your own picnic for a fun evening in the park. For more information, call 702-229-6154.

 

 

 

Coffee with the Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem
Tuesday, April 18, 8 to 9:30 a.m.
Rachel's Kitchen in Centennial Hills, 7010 N. Durango Drive in Montecito Marketplace; 702-802-5000.
Residents looking to meet and converse with Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman will have the opportunity at Rachel's Kitchen. The event will be in Ward 6 and Mayor Pro Tem Steve Ross also will attend.

 

 

 

A Special Ward 2 Bird Walk
Thursday, April 20, 7 a.m.
Free and open to the public.
Hualapai Canyon Trailhead, 10018 Alta Drive (access just north of Alta Drive on Hualapai Way).

 

The normal invitation to join the councilman for exercise and conversation on Tuesdays and Thursdays is being converted to a more educational event April 20! Doug Chang, president of the Red Rock Audubon Society, will join the group this particular day to share his bird-watching expertise. The last bird walk was very well-received.

 

 

 

Ward 4 Family Movie at the YMCA (all ages)

 

Friday April 21, 6 p.m.

 

Free and open to the public.

 

Durango Hills Community Center/YMCA, 3520 N. Durango Drive.

 

Bring the family to relax and watch the free, family-friendly movie “Trolls.” Free popcorn and water while supplies last. Call 702-229-2524 for more information.

 

 

 

Councilman Ricki Y. Barlow Ward 5 Youth Fishing Derby (youth and adults)

 

Saturday, April 22, 8 a.m. to noon. Check-in 8-9 a.m.; Derby 9-11 a.m.

 

Free and open to school-age students and their mentors.

 

Lorenzi Park Lake, 3333 W. Washington Ave.

 

Derby competition for youth only, but everyone is invited for free fishing; advance registration required. Enjoy continental breakfast, brown bag lunch, prizes and raffles while supplies last. Community organizations that wish to register large groups should call 702-229-5443 for more information. Individuals interested in serving as mentors should call for information on fishing training, to be scheduled in advance of the derby. The Nevada Department of Wildlife will have 250 fishing poles to lend (first-come, first-served). Identification required for check out. Bring your own fishing gear if you can.


Ward 4 Desert Shores Shredding and Prescription Drug Collection

 

Saturday April 22, 10 a.m. to noon.

 

Free and open to all Desert Shores residents.

 

Desert Shores Community Center parking lot, 2500 Regatta Drive.

 

Bring your sensitive documents for safe and worry-free destruction. Volunteers will be on hand to unload your car. Limited to five boxes per car. Also, get rid of your unwanted or expired medications safely and securely. Call 702-229-2524 for more information.

 

 

 

Safe Summer Nights

 

Thursday, April 27, 4 to 6 p.m.

 

Free and open to the public.

 

Crestwood Elementary School, 300 Pauline Way.

 

Families will enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of family games, music (DJ), face painting and arts and crafts. The health and wellness fair will offer information about programs for summer youth activities, money management, adult education, community safety and more! Free refreshments while supplies last. No advance registration required. Call 702-229-2072 for more information.

 

 

 

Spring Festival (all ages)

 

Thursday, April 27, 6 to 8 p.m.

 

Free and open to the public.

 

Cimarron Rose Community Center, 5591 N. Cimarron Road, 702-229-1607.

 

Bring the family for this fun festival, including games, art activities and musical performances. Refreshments will be available for sale.

 

 

 

Get Movin’ With the Mayor Walk (all ages)

 

Saturday, April 29, 7:30 a.m. check in; 8 a.m. walk.

 

Free and open to the public.

 

Kellogg Zaher Sports Complex, 7901 W. Washington Ave.
Start the morning with a 1.71-mile brisk walk with Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman around the walking path at this popular sports park. Pets on a leash are welcome. Healthy refreshments provided while supplies last. Call 702-229-6706 for more information. See the flier.

 

 

 

Ward 3 Movie in the Park (all ages)

 

Saturday, April 29, 6 to 10 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
Gary Reese Freedom Park, 850 N. Mojave Road

Bring the family to relax and watch the free, family-friendly movie “Trolls.”